Explains how to use the periodic table to determine what ion an element will form and how to determine the empirical formulas for an ionic compound.
Reviews how ionic compounds form, how they are named, and their properties and uses.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Discover the dangers of a high-salt diet and ways to reduce sodium intake, including the use of salt substitutes.
Find out how table salt and other ionic compounds form, the properties of ionic compounds, and some uses of table salt.
Find out how potassium iodide can be used to protect the thyroid gland from radioactive iodine in cases of nuclear accidents or terrorism.